Average Salary for University of Maryland (UMD) Employees

Operating out of College Park, Md., University of Maryland (UMD) employs talent in positions ranging from Senior Graphic Designer to Postdoctoral Research Associate. The average employee at University of Maryland (UMD) takes home $58K annually. Your job title plays the largest role in compensation at University of Maryland (UMD), but how long you've been working and geography affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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About This Company

1132 Regents Drive
College Park, Maryland 20740


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Director of Finance & Administrations earn the highest median pay at $119K per year, followed by Software Developers (approximately $76K), Creative Directors (about $75K), and Librarians (around $71K). Admissions Counselors are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $39K.

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $58K annually. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is around $50K per year. The largest slice of the University of Maryland (UMD) workforce (32 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, approximately $65K annually.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($65K per year) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of College Park, Md.; Washington, DC ($63K), Rockville, Md. ($62K), and Baltimore, Md. (about $54K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average (approximately $50K) in Annapolis, Md., one of the lowest-paid cities. The highest pay by state can be found in District of Columbia, where salaries average out at $69K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $100K per year. Becoming a Notary Public can certainly pay off here; those folks make about $59K on average. University of Maryland (UMD) compensates Master of Business Administration (MBA), Human Resources Management (HRM)-holders the most at around $85K annually.


Employees who count Budget Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $66K per year. Folks here also tend to know Project Management; on the survey, approximately one-sixth of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Many workers usually know Microsoft Office, Research Analysis, and Accounting as well.

Benefits and Perks

35 percent — the minority — enjoy both paid vacation and paid sick time. Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; University of Maryland (UMD) sponsors various plans such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. At University of Maryland (UMD), a strong majority of respondents have health insurance, and a solid majority of respondents have dental coverage. The list of perks also includes tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and life insurance.

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Key Stats for University of Maryland (UMD)


53 %
47 %
$38,434 - $71,502
$33,451 - $85,997

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$28,455 - $93,840
$33,221 - $96,141
$40,092 - $61,042
$64,862 - $131,500
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